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Congratulations to Doctor Fanta!

After successful defense of his PhD thesis on Tuesday, 17th January 2012, Elias Gebreselassie Fanta from Ethiopia has been awarded the degree of a Philosophiae Doctor (Ph.D.) He is the fourth graduate of the International Development Studies Doctoral Programme and at the same time the second scholarship holder of the Development Research Division of the South African-German Centre for Development Research and Criminal Justice who completed his PhD.

His thesis on "Institutional Quality, Export Performance and Income" was supervised by Prof. Dr. Bender. Second supervisor was Prof. Dr. Löwenstein.